The first table below looks at the demand for Knowledge Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Knowledge Management over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Knowledge Management
Rank 366 418 489
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +71
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 217 148 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.29% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.40% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 68 46
Average daily rate
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£353 £388 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.03% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 8 6
Average hourly rate £18.21 £17.75 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.59% -25.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £15.40 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.20 £88.55 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £17.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+51.42% -18.60%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39338 37094 40713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.11% 72.94% 70.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 24409 22472 23326
Average daily rate £400 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1122 1062 1420
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.55 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Knowledge Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Knowledge Management
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK.

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Knowledge Management
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +52 206 £355 -9.32% 27
London +46 77 £423 +5.62% 14
South East +18 70 £363 -15.69% 7
Hampshire +22 56 £325 -34.01% 3
East of England -16 16 £265 -37.64% 3
Norfolk - 12 £265 -
Norwich - 12 £265 -
City of London +19 10 £583 +41.21% 6
Berkshire -3 9 £375 +7.14% 2
North West -13 9 £350 +150.00% 1
South West -26 9 £458 +14.37%
Canary Wharf +27 8 - -
Wiltshire -4 8 £458 +7.64%
Reading +3 5 - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £355 -
Lancashire - 5 £350 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £355 -
North East - 5 £355 -
Yorkshire 0 4 £350 +4.47% 1
Manchester -5 4 £310 +121.42%
Surrey -8 4 £523 +7.73% 2
Scotland -11 4 - - 3
West Yorkshire +5 3 £350 - 1
Swindon +4 3 £490 +6.52%
West Midlands -9 3 £400 +11.11%
Glasgow - 3 - - 3
Slough +1 2 £365 +4.28%
Leeds - 2 £350 -
Birmingham -6 1 £400 +6.66%
Bracknell - - - - 1

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Knowledge Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Knowledge Management.

1 141 (33.49%) Oracle
2 138 (32.78%) Microsoft
3 132 (31.35%) HP
4 130 (30.88%) Security Cleared
5 123 (29.22%) HTML
6 111 (26.37%) ISTQB
7 108 (25.65%) SC Cleared
8 105 (24.94%) .NET
9 96 (22.80%) ITIL
10 94 (22.33%) Project Management
11 90 (21.38%) ASP.NET
12 88 (20.90%) JavaScript
13 87 (20.67%) Test Scripting
14 85 (20.19%) JSP
15 84 (19.95%) SharePoint
16 71 (16.86%) CRM
17 67 (15.91%) Finance
18 61 (14.49%) UNIX
19 60 (14.25%) Oracle Reports
19 60 (14.25%) MS Excel
19 60 (14.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
20 59 (14.01%) C#
20 59 (14.01%) Windows
20 59 (14.01%) DV Cleared
21 57 (13.54%) QuickTest Pro
22 54 (12.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
23 53 (12.59%) Test Automation
24 52 (12.35%) VB
25 51 (12.11%) Service Management
26 47 (11.16%) Incident Management

Knowledge Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Knowledge Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Knowledge Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 84 (19.95%) SharePoint
2 32 (7.60%) CMS
3 16 (3.80%) MS Exchange
4 15 (3.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 13 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (2.85%) Confluence
7 10 (2.38%) Lync
8 9 (2.14%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (1.90%) WebSphere
10 7 (1.66%) Drupal
10 7 (1.66%) SharePoint Server
11 6 (1.43%) Oracle Coherence
11 6 (1.43%) Alfresco
12 5 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (1.19%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.71%) NetWeaver
14 2 (0.48%) Documentum
14 2 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.48%) Liferay
Applications
1 60 (14.25%) MS Excel
2 46 (10.93%) MS Office
3 24 (5.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (4.51%) MS Visio
5 12 (2.85%) MS Project
6 11 (2.61%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.48%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 46 (10.93%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (3.56%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (1.90%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (1.43%) RMDS
6 5 (1.19%) Oracle Retail
7 4 (0.95%) Workday HCM
7 4 (0.95%) Temenos T24
8 2 (0.48%) SAP SRM
8 2 (0.48%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.48%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.24%) SAP GRC
9 1 (0.24%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.33%) SaaS
2 12 (2.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.48%) PaaS
3 2 (0.48%) Office 365
3 2 (0.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (8.79%) TCP/IP
2 30 (7.13%) HTTPS
3 26 (6.18%) Intranet
4 18 (4.28%) SSL
5 17 (4.04%) SAN
6 15 (3.56%) Wireshark
7 14 (3.33%) HTTP
7 14 (3.33%) DNS
8 13 (3.09%) Internet
9 8 (1.90%) VPN
10 7 (1.66%) Firewall
11 4 (0.95%) VLAN
11 4 (0.95%) WAN
12 3 (0.71%) LDAP
12 3 (0.71%) ADSL
12 3 (0.71%) Broadband
12 3 (0.71%) MPLS
12 3 (0.71%) OSPF
12 3 (0.71%) BGP
12 3 (0.71%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (14.25%) Oracle Reports
2 21 (4.99%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.14%) DB2
3 9 (2.14%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (0.95%) DataStage
5 4 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (0.95%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (0.71%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.71%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.71%) MySQL
6 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.71%) EDRMS
6 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.71%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.24%) Big Data
8 1 (0.24%) DB2 UDB
8 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 57 (13.54%) QuickTest Pro
2 19 (4.51%) JIRA
3 13 (3.09%) LoadRunner
4 11 (2.61%) Subversion
5 9 (2.14%) Jenkins
5 9 (2.14%) PowerDesigner
5 9 (2.14%) JUnit
6 4 (0.95%) CaliberRM
7 2 (0.48%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.24%) Hudson
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.24%) MSI
General
1 67 (15.91%) Finance
2 27 (6.41%) Publishing
3 24 (5.70%) Banking
4 15 (3.56%) Marketing
5 13 (3.09%) Investment Banking
5 13 (3.09%) Retail
6 12 (2.85%) Front Office
6 12 (2.85%) Back Office
6 12 (2.85%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.90%) Legal
8 6 (1.43%) Law
8 6 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.19%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.95%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.48%) German Language
12 1 (0.24%) Polish Language
12 1 (0.24%) Billing
12 1 (0.24%) Military
12 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 94 (22.33%) Analyst
2 47 (11.16%) Test Analyst
3 32 (7.60%) Architect
4 28 (6.65%) Test Manager
5 26 (6.18%) Business Analyst
6 24 (5.70%) Tester
7 23 (5.46%) Test Leader
8 20 (4.75%) Coordinator
8 20 (4.75%) Consultant
9 19 (4.51%) Project Manager
10 18 (4.28%) Developer
11 17 (4.04%) Administrator
11 17 (4.04%) Service Manager
12 13 (3.09%) Support Engineer
12 13 (3.09%) Test Specialist
13 10 (2.38%) QA Tester
14 9 (2.14%) Knowledge Manager
14 9 (2.14%) Programme Manager
15 8 (1.90%) Solutions Architect
15 8 (1.90%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (29.22%) HTML
2 105 (24.94%) .NET
3 90 (21.38%) ASP.NET
4 85 (20.19%) JSP
5 24 (5.70%) XML
6 23 (5.46%) Web Services
7 21 (4.99%) CSS
8 11 (2.61%) XSD
9 10 (2.38%) OLE
10 9 (2.14%) XSLT
11 8 (1.90%) J2EE
12 6 (1.43%) Middleware
13 5 (1.19%) WebSphere MQ
14 4 (0.95%) Visualforce
15 3 (0.71%) Ajax
15 3 (0.71%) Ruby on Rails
15 3 (0.71%) Oracle Fusion
15 3 (0.71%) SOAP
16 2 (0.48%) ActiveMQ
16 2 (0.48%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.50%) Management Information System
2 25 (5.94%) CMDB
3 18 (4.28%) Wiki
4 16 (3.80%) Social Media
5 15 (3.56%) Mainframe
6 11 (2.61%) Taxonomies
6 11 (2.61%) Graphic Design
7 9 (2.14%) W3C
7 9 (2.14%) Semantic Web
8 8 (1.90%) Open Source
8 8 (1.90%) Blackberry
9 7 (1.66%) Clustering
9 7 (1.66%) Data Conversion
10 6 (1.43%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.19%) GIS
11 5 (1.19%) Social Network
11 5 (1.19%) iPhone
12 4 (0.95%) iPad
12 4 (0.95%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 61 (14.49%) UNIX
2 59 (14.01%) Windows
3 45 (10.69%) Linux
4 30 (7.13%) Windows XP
5 29 (6.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (6.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 26 (6.18%) Windows 2000
8 9 (2.14%) Solaris
9 5 (1.19%) MVS
10 4 (0.95%) AIX
10 4 (0.95%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.24%) Android
11 1 (0.24%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (22.80%) ITIL
2 94 (22.33%) Project Management
3 87 (20.67%) Test Scripting
4 71 (16.86%) CRM
5 53 (12.59%) Test Automation
6 51 (12.11%) Service Management
7 47 (11.16%) Incident Management
8 45 (10.69%) Workflow
9 43 (10.21%) Change Management
10 38 (9.03%) Validation
11 36 (8.55%) Test Strategy
12 35 (8.31%) Service Delivery
13 33 (7.84%) ITSM
13 33 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
14 30 (7.13%) Document Management
14 30 (7.13%) Software Testing
15 25 (5.94%) Problem Management
16 24 (5.70%) Release Management
16 24 (5.70%) Information Management
16 24 (5.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 88 (20.90%) JavaScript
2 59 (14.01%) C#
3 52 (12.35%) VB
4 43 (10.21%) SQL
5 40 (9.50%) Java
6 9 (2.14%) XQuery
6 9 (2.14%) SPARQL
7 7 (1.66%) VBA
8 4 (0.95%) Apex Code
8 4 (0.95%) C
9 3 (0.71%) Ruby
10 2 (0.48%) ABAP
10 2 (0.48%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.24%) Perl
11 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.24%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.24%) Python
11 1 (0.24%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 130 (30.88%) Security Cleared
2 111 (26.37%) ISTQB
3 108 (25.65%) SC Cleared
4 60 (14.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 59 (14.01%) DV Cleared
6 54 (12.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 43 (10.21%) Degree
8 25 (5.94%) ISEB
9 12 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (1.43%) MCSE
11 6 (1.43%) CCNA
12 5 (1.19%) MOS
13 4 (0.95%) MCITP
14 3 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.71%) PMI Certification
15 2 (0.48%) CCNP
15 2 (0.48%) BC Cleared
16 1 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (8.08%) QA
2 17 (4.04%) SLA
3 5 (1.19%) COBIT
4 3 (0.71%) BS15000
5 2 (0.48%) SNOMED CT
5 2 (0.48%) GCP
5 2 (0.48%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.48%) GxP
5 2 (0.48%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.24%) TickIT
6 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (4.75%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.56%) Nmap
3 3 (0.71%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.48%) RACF
5 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.24%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.24%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.24%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 46 (10.93%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (3.56%) Nessus
3 10 (2.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (0.95%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.95%) OVSD
4 4 (0.95%) SCCM
5 3 (0.71%) SCOM
5 3 (0.71%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (0.48%) OpenView
6 2 (0.48%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.48%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 141 (33.49%) Oracle
2 138 (32.78%) Microsoft
3 132 (31.35%) HP
4 23 (5.46%) ServiceNow
5 19 (4.51%) BMC
6 17 (4.04%) Citrix
7 16 (3.80%) Remedy
8 14 (3.33%) SAP
9 11 (2.61%) IBM
10 8 (1.90%) Ab Initio
10 8 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (1.90%) webMethods
10 8 (1.90%) CA
11 7 (1.66%) Dell
11 7 (1.66%) Atlassian
11 7 (1.66%) Open Text
12 6 (1.43%) 29West
12 6 (1.43%) Sun
12 6 (1.43%) VMware
13 5 (1.19%) Software AG
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